The Resource The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
The people could fly : American Black folktales
Title
The people could fly
Title remainder
American Black folktales
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
Title
The people could fly
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Retold African-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Illustration line
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1986.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1985.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1986.
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1986.
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090852
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.2/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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480
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
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American Black folktales
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American Black folktales
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Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Label
The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
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Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-178)
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  • FAI
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780394869254
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
84025020
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
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1/608709
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11397814
  • ocm11397814
  • OCoLC

Library Locations

    • Zachary Branch LibraryBorrow it
      12910 Old Hammond Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA, 70816, US
      30.444229 -91.034928
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